Department Chair:
Drew Wilburn

Administrative Assistant:
Karen Barnes

Department Email:

Phone: (440) 775-8390
Fax: (440) 775-8084

King Building, Room 105
10 N. Professor St.
Oberlin, OH, 44074

Martin Classical Lectures

Martin Classical Lectures

The Charles Beebe Martin Memorial Lectures
at Oberlin College

The 2015 Martin Classical Lectures

Ruby Blondell

Professor of Classics, University of Washington

Helen of Troy on Screen

Monday, Nov.2 at 7:30 Olympus Moves to Hollywood: Ancient Beauty and the Modern Screen
Tuesday, Nov. 3 at 5:00 The First Flapper Queen: The Private Life of Helen of Troy (1927)
Thursday, Nov. 5 at 5:00 There She Is, Miss America!  Helen of Troy (1956)
Friday, Nov. 6 at 5:00 Ridiculous Female Trappings: From Star Trek to Xena: Warrior Princess

All lectures will take place in the Craig Lecture Hall of the Oberlin College Science Center, corner of Lorain and Woodland streets.

The public is cordially invited to a reception following Monday night’s lecture.

Please note the change of time for the lectures on Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday.

Here's a link to the fabulous poster. 

See the history of the Martin Lectures from 1927 to the present.